ntp 1:4.2.8p12+dfsg-3ubuntu4.20.10.1 source package in Ubuntu

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ntp (1:4.2.8p12+dfsg-3ubuntu4.20.10.1) groovy-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: Null dereference attack in mode 6 packet (LP: #1891953)
    - debian/patches/CVE-2019-8936.patch: Guard against operations
      on NULL pointer in ntpd/ntp_control.c.
    - CVE-2019-8936
  * Fix FTBFS with GCC-10
    - debian/rules: add -fcommon flag to CFLAGS

 -- Brian Morton <email address hidden>  Fri, 27 Nov 2020 16:10:51 -0500

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Brian Morton on 2021-04-14
Sponsored by:
Avital Ostromich
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Original maintainer:
Ubuntu Developers
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ntp: Network Time Protocol daemon and utility programs

 NTP, the Network Time Protocol, is used to keep computer clocks
 accurate by synchronizing them over the Internet or a local network,
 or by following an accurate hardware receiver that interprets GPS,
 DCF-77, NIST or similar time signals.
 .
 This package contains the NTP daemon and utility programs. An NTP
 daemon needs to be running on each host that is to have its clock
 accuracy controlled by NTP. The same NTP daemon is also used to
 provide NTP service to other hosts.
 .
 For more information about the NTP protocol and NTP server
 configuration and operation, install the package "ntp-doc".

ntp-dbgsym: debug symbols for ntp
ntp-doc: Network Time Protocol documentation

 NTP, the Network Time Protocol, is used to keep computer clocks
 accurate by synchronizing them over the Internet or a local network,
 or by following an accurate hardware receiver that interprets GPS,
 DCF-77, NIST or similar time signals.
 .
 This package contains HTML documentation for the ntp packages (ntp,
 ntpdate). Since there are no substantive man pages for ntp's
 programs and configuration files, this package is desirable for any
 setup beyond the simple default configuration.

ntpdate: client for setting system time from NTP servers (deprecated)

 NTP, the Network Time Protocol, is used to keep computer clocks
 accurate by synchronizing them over the Internet or a local network,
 or by following an accurate hardware receiver that interprets GPS,
 DCF-77, NIST or similar time signals.
 .
 ntpdate is deprecated. Please use sntp instead for manual or scripted
 NTP queries/syncs.

ntpdate-dbgsym: debug symbols for ntpdate
sntp: Network Time Protocol - sntp client

 NTP, the Network Time Protocol, is used to keep computer clocks
 accurate by synchronizing them over the Internet or a local network,
 or by following an accurate hardware receiver that interprets GPS,
 DCF-77, NIST or similar time signals.
 .
 sntp can be used as an SNTP client to query a NTP or SNTP server and
 either display the time or set the local system's time. It is not
 sufficient, however, for maintaining an accurate clock in the long run.

sntp-dbgsym: debug symbols for sntp